Power Generation

Insights into the rental market for mixers compressors, air tools, generator pumps, light towers, welders, and more.


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A generator from Altorfer Cat waits to be loaded on a plane at O'Hare Airport and shipped to the south for use in hurricane relief.
Power Generation

Preparing for a Power Outage

Oct. 8, 2023
Restoring power in a crisis is easier when preparations are made in advance. Mike Madej of Altorfer Power Systems has shown hundreds of rental customers how to be prepared for...
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G100 Decaled 2023
Generators & Pumps

New Doosan Portable Power G70 and G100 Work at Low Ambient Load Without a Separate Load Management System

Oct. 4, 2023
The standard voltage selectors switch, and multiple power connections increase both machines’ utilization to take on more kinds of jobs.
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Ascendium Machine Electrifies Jobsites Sept 2023
Power Generation

Ascendum Machinery Partners with Portable Electric to Electrify and Decarbonize Construction Jobsites

Sept. 27, 2023
This move underscores Ascendum Machinery's commitment to driving the rapid adoption of electric construction equipment by using the Voltstack ecosystem of portable and mobile ...
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Vmac 5 In 1 2023
Power Generation

VMAC Demos 5-in-1 Multifunction Power System at The Utility Expo

Sept. 26, 2023
The 5-in-1 Multifunction includes a 40 CFM rotary screw air compressor, an 8 kW generator, a 250 amp welder, a 300 amp battery booster, and a 12 and 24V battery charger.
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Vanguard Lithium Battery 1 5 2023
Power Generation

Briggs & Stratton Highlighted Lithium-Ion Battery Packs, Other Vanguard Items at The Battery Show

Sept. 20, 2023
The company’s new MVG Series of motors and MC Series of motor controllers were on display alongside some of the latest additions to the Vanguard battery lineup in Booth 1352 at...


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Perkins Genset Engine 23
Power Generation

New Perkins 2806J-E18TAG1 Expands EU Stage V Offering

Aug. 9, 2023
Perkins continues to invest in its product range with the addition of an 18-liter engine designed to meet the critical needs of the electric power generation industry.
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Cat Xgc1900 Genset
Generators & Pumps

New Cat XGC1900 Natural-Gas Power Module Provides up to 1900kW of Continuous Power

Aug. 2, 2023
Caterpillar recently introduced the Cat XGC1900 natural-gas power module, a power-dense solution with NOx emissions as low as 250mg/Nm3 without requiring aftertreatment.
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Kohler's Purple Generator 2023
Generators & Pumps

Kohler’s New 26 kW Home Standby Generator Come in 10 Colors

July 26, 2023
This new model rounds out Kohler’s air-cooled home generator offering, providing homeowners, dealers and partners with air-cooled backup power solutions from 6 kW through 26 kW...
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Cummins 175 And 200 Kw Gas Generators 2
Generators & Pumps

Cummins Introduces 175kW and 200kW Natural Gas-Fueled Generator Sets

July 24, 2023
The units are designed for stationary standby low kWe applications, such as commercial and government buildings, public infrastructure, water/waste water management plants, healthcare...